Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has ovoid pierced back atop an intertwined figure eight; curved stiles; curved arms with paw handholds and curved arm supports; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rail upholstery with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; cabriole rear legs with pad feet; and cabriole front legs with acanthus-carved knees and paw feet. "3811" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
dining chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/4 x 4 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.009.002

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item

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